Dr. Jonathan Wilson

Associate Professor of Psychology/Marriage and Family Therapy
Office Location Shawnee Hall, 112
Phone (Office) 405.585.4182
OBU Mailbox # 61735
Email jonathan.wilson@okbu.edu

Biography

Dr. Jonathan Wilson joined the OBU faculty in 2013, teaching various undergraduate psychology courses and masters-level marriage and family therapy courses. He serves as a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT) and an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. Dr. Wilson was instrumental in founding OBU’s certificate program for advanced clinical training in Medical Family Therapy in 2014, the first of it’s kind in Oklahoma. He was awarded the OBU Promising Teacher Award in 2017. Dr. Wilson enjoys attending and presenting research at state and national conferences. Additionally, he regularly provides individual, couple, and family therapy services at the Kemp Marriage and Family Therapy Clinic. He and his wife, Grace, have four sons (Henry, Alex, James, and Luke) and reside in Shawnee. Dr. Wilson serves as a deacon at Immanuel Baptist Church.

Education

  • B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University
  • M.S., Oklahoma State University
  • Ph.D., East Carolina University
  • Dissertation: "Intimate Partner Violence Screenings in Healthcare Settings with Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Women"

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 1223: General Psychology
  • PSYC/CCCM 3763: Basic Counseling Skills
  • PSYC 4723: Abnormal Psychology
  • MFT 5133: Psychopathology
  • MFT 5213: Human Sexuality and Treatment
  • MFT 5233: Professional Issues, Ethics, and the Law
  • MFT 5403: Introduction to Medical Family Therapy
  • MFT 5703: Medical Family Therapy Practicum
  • MFT 5803: Practicum

Memberships

  • Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT; Oklahoma License # 1163)
  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA)

Selected Publications

Wilson, J., Rappleyea, D., Brimhall, A. S., & Hodgson, J. L. (2018). Addressing partner violence: A biopsychosocial approach. Pre-conference institute presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Louisville, KY.

Wilson, J. B., & Hodgson, J. L., Jones, E., & Wilson, G.A. (2018). Medical family therapy in spiritual care. In T. Mendenhall, A. Lamson, J. Hodgson, & M. Baird (Eds.), Clinical methods in medical family therapy (pp. 463-498). New York, NY: Springer.

Wilson, J. B., Rappleyea, D. L., Hodgson, J. L., Brimhall, A. S., Hall, T. L., & Thompson, A. P. (2015). Healthcare providers experiences screening for intimate partner violence among migrant and seasonal farmworking women: A phenomenological study. Health Expectations. doi: 10.1111/hex.12421

Wilson, J. B., Rappleyea, D. L., Hodgson, J. L., & Brimhall, A. S. (2015). Partner violence among migrant farmworkers and healthcare. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Austin, TX.

Wilson, J. B., Rappleyea, D. L., Hodgson, J. L., Hall, T. L., & White, M. B. (2014). Intimate partner violence screening among migrant/seasonal farmworker women and healthcare: A policy brief. Journal of Community Health, 39, 372-377. doi:10.1007/s10900-013-9772-z